To supplement this year's Pazz & Jop launch, Sound of the City asked a few critics to expand on the reasonings behind their voting. This is from the Voice's own Nick Murray, who kept things stable during Pazz & Jop . I turned in my Pazz & Jop ballot on December 22, and instantly regretted my decisi ... More >>
Earlier today, Maura offered a list of the 47 songs on her "2011 Awesomeness" Spotify playlist; to complement that, here are the 53 songs from my less cleverly named playlist, "2011." As is the usually the case with these mega-lists, I compiled mine a bit haphazardly, throwing together a substantial ... More >>
Pitbull thinks locally and raps globally at Roseland Ballroom
Major Hip-Hop Records in Burying-Best-Tracks Shocker!
Rural rapper finds posterior solution to the new economy
Revenge of the Dirty South rap nerds, scandalous 'hos be damned
Hip-Hop, R&B, Dancehall, Crunk, Grime, er, Music by Black People
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